“I not only met people from other academic fields and created a memorable relationship, but also learned specific knowledge in terms of global health and how to apply the understandings from other classes in a more realistic manner.”- 2020 Student Participant
“I was able to think deeply about medical issues globally and with my team, come up with an intervention plan. It helped me get over my fear of public speaking too."- 2021 Student Participant
The case competition is sponsored by the School of Public Health’s Center for Global Health, Global Health Student Association, the Center for Bioethics & Health Law, and Pitt’s Global Studies Center. For the last two years, Pitt’s winning team went on to place 3rd out of over 50 teams at Emory University’s global competition. View the 2022 first and second place presentations at Pitt’s competition here.
Oakland students are encouraged to attend all the following sessions in-person. Sessions will be available via Zoom for students from regional campuses and others who can’t attend in person. All students are expected to attend the in-person case presentations on November 11, 2022.